The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Sussex region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 44 37 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.64% 9.49% 13.14%
As % of the General category 53.66% 56.92% 46.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 52
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
General Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
82 65 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.56% 16.67% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 41 110
Average daily rate £350 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £313 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £15.10 £25.11 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.87% -16.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.99 £23.21 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £40.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Finance
South East

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the West Sussex region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the West Sussex region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Finance
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +2 15 £368 -18.33% 3
Crawley +2 14 £450 +20.00% 8
Gatwick +1 3 £290 -22.66% 2
Haywards Heath - 1 £288 - 2
East Grinstead - 1 - -
Horsham - - - - 6
Burgess Hill - - - - 2
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 24 (25.53%) PRINCE2
2 22 (23.40%) Project Management
3 18 (19.15%) Windows
3 18 (19.15%) SQL
4 16 (17.02%) ITIL
5 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
6 14 (14.89%) ISEB
7 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
7 13 (13.83%) Active Directory
8 11 (11.70%) Change Management
8 11 (11.70%) MS Office
8 11 (11.70%) Degree
9 10 (10.64%) Banking
9 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (9.57%) Workflow
10 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
10 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (8.51%) DNS
11 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.51%) Change Control
12 7 (7.45%) MS Project
12 7 (7.45%) LAN
12 7 (7.45%) WAN
12 7 (7.45%) SAP
12 7 (7.45%) .NET
12 7 (7.45%) Oracle
12 7 (7.45%) SWOT Analysis
13 6 (6.38%) Clustering
13 6 (6.38%) Advertising
13 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.19%) IIS
4 2 (2.13%) Apache
4 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.13%) Lync
4 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.06%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.06%) FileNet
5 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.70%) MS Office
3 7 (7.45%) MS Project
4 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.51%) DNS
3 7 (7.45%) LAN
3 7 (7.45%) WAN
4 4 (4.26%) DHCP
4 4 (4.26%) Intranet
4 4 (4.26%) VLAN
5 3 (3.19%) Firewall
6 2 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.13%) Wireless
6 2 (2.13%) SAN
7 1 (1.06%) Internet
7 1 (1.06%) MPLS
7 1 (1.06%) OSPF
7 1 (1.06%) NetScreen
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.13%) DTS
4 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.13%) DB2
5 1 (1.06%) MS Access
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.06%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.06%) Synon
3 1 (1.06%) ERwin
3 1 (1.06%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.06%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.06%) Introscope
3 1 (1.06%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (10.64%) Banking
2 6 (6.38%) Retail
2 6 (6.38%) Advertising
3 5 (5.32%) Legal
4 4 (4.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Analyst
2 12 (12.77%) Project Manager
2 12 (12.77%) Business Analyst
3 7 (7.45%) Architect
3 7 (7.45%) Test Manager
3 7 (7.45%) Service Manager
4 6 (6.38%) Developer
5 5 (5.32%) Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Programme Office Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Server Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.26%) Programme Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Development Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) .NET
2 3 (3.19%) HTML
3 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (2.13%) jQuery
3 2 (2.13%) Classic ASP
3 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.06%) LAMP
4 1 (1.06%) SOAP
4 1 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Clustering
1 6 (6.38%) Visualisation
2 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.19%) Smart Meter
3 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Replication
4 2 (2.13%) PMI
5 1 (1.06%) NHS
5 1 (1.06%) Open Source
5 1 (1.06%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.26%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.13%) Linux
8 1 (1.06%) UNIX
8 1 (1.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) PRINCE2
2 22 (23.40%) Project Management
3 16 (17.02%) ITIL
4 11 (11.70%) Change Management
5 9 (9.57%) Workflow
6 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.51%) Change Control
7 7 (7.45%) SWOT Analysis
8 6 (6.38%) Time Management
8 6 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.38%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) Migration
9 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.32%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.32%) Financial Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) Use Case
10 4 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.15%) SQL
2 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.26%) Java
3 4 (4.26%) VB
4 3 (3.19%) VB6
5 2 (2.13%) C#
5 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.06%) Python
6 1 (1.06%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.06%) Perl
6 1 (1.06%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) RPG
6 1 (1.06%) VBScript
6 1 (1.06%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) ISEB
2 11 (11.70%) Degree
3 6 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.38%) PMP
3 6 (6.38%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.19%) IIBA
5 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.13%) CCA
7 1 (1.06%) CISSP
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.06%) CEH
7 1 (1.06%) MCP
7 1 (1.06%) MCSE
7 1 (1.06%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) Solvency II
2 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) QA
2 4 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (1.06%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.06%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) SAP
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) VMware
3 5 (5.32%) Citrix
4 3 (3.19%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.06%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.06%) Northgate
5 1 (1.06%) Orchard
5 1 (1.06%) Qualys
5 1 (1.06%) Aruba
5 1 (1.06%) F5
5 1 (1.06%) CA
5 1 (1.06%) Informatica
5 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.06%) McAfee
5 1 (1.06%) JBoss
5 1 (1.06%) Progress
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco
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